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Lexicon :: Strong's G2032 - epouranios

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ἐπουράνιος
Transliteration
epouranios
Pronunciation
ep-ü-rä'-nē-os (Key)
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Part of Speech
adjective
Root Word (Etymology)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 5:538,736

Strong’s Definitions

ἐπουράνιος epouránios, ep-oo-ran'-ee-os; from G1909 and G3772; above the sky:—celestial, (in) heaven(-ly), high.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 20x

The KJV translates Strong's G2032 in the following manner: heavenly (16x), celestial (2x), in heaven (1x), high (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 20x
The KJV translates Strong's G2032 in the following manner: heavenly (16x), celestial (2x), in heaven (1x), high (1x).
  1. existing in heaven

    1. things that take place in heaven

    2. the heavenly regions

      1. heaven itself, the abode of God and angels

      2. the lower heavens, of the stars

      3. the heavens, of the clouds

    3. the heavenly temple or sanctuary

  2. of heavenly origin or nature

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
ἐπουράνιος epouránios, ep-oo-ran'-ee-os; from G1909 and G3772; above the sky:—celestial, (in) heaven(-ly), high.
STRONGS NT 2032: ἐπουράνιος
ἐπουράνιος, ἐπουράνιον (οὐρανός), properly, existing in or above heaven, heavenly;
1. existing in heaven: πατήρ ἐπουράνιος, i. e. God, Matthew 18:35 Rec. (Θεοί, Θεός, Homer, Odyssey 17, 484; Iliad 6, 131, etc.; 3Macc. 6:28 3Macc. 7:6); οἱ ἐπουράνιοι the heavenly beings, the inhabitants of heaven, (Lucian, dial. deor. 4, 3; of the gods, in Theocritus, 25, 5): of angels, in opposition to ἐπιγειοι and καταχθονιοι, Philippians 2:10; Ignat. ad Trall. 9 [ET], (cf. Polycarp, ad Philipp. 2 [ET]); σώματα, the bodies of the stars (which the apostle, according to the universal ancient conception, seems to have regarded as animate (cf. Lightfoot on Colossians, p. 376; Gfrorer, Philo etc. 2te Aufl., p. 349f; Siegfried, Philo von Alex., p. 306; yet cf. Meyer ed. Heinrici, at the passage), cf. Job 38:7; Enoch 18:14ff) and of the angels, 1 Corinthians 15:40; βασιλεία ἐπουράνιος (on which see p. 97), 2 Timothy 4:18; substantially the same as πατρίς ἐπουράνιος Hebrews 11:16 and Ἱερουσαλήμ ἐπουρανίῳ, Hebrews 12:22; κλῆσις, a calling made (by God) in heaven, Hebrews 3:1 (others would include a reference to its end as well as to its origin; cf. Lunem. at the passage), cf. Philippians 3:14 (Lightfoot cites Philo, plant. Noe § 6). The neut. τά ἐπουράνια denotes (cf. Winers Grammar, § 34, 2)
a. the things that take place in heaven, i. e. the purposes of God to grant salvation to men through the death of Christ: John 3:12 (see ἐπίγειος).
b. the heavenly regions, i. e. heaven itself, the abode of God and angels: Ephesians 1:3, 20 (where Lachmann text οὐρανοῖς); Ephesians 2:6; Ephesians 3:10; the lower heavens, or the heaven of the clouds, Ephesians 6:12 (cf. B. D. American edition, under the word ).
c. the heavenly temple or sanctuary: Hebrews 8:5; Hebrews 9:23.
2. of heavenly origin and nature: 1 Corinthians 15:48f (opposite to χοϊκός); δωρεά ἐπουράνιος. Hebrews 6:4.
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Job
38:7
Matthew
18:35
John
3:12
1 Corinthians
15:40; 15:48
Ephesians
1:3; 1:20; 2:6; 3:10; 6:12
Philippians
2:10; 3:14
2 Timothy
4:18
Hebrews
3:1; 6:4; 8:5; 9:23; 11:16; 12:22

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G2032 matches the Greek ἐπουράνιος (epouranios),
which occurs 21 times in 18 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 18:35 - “So My heavenly Father also will do to you if each of you, from his heart, does not forgive his brother his trespasses.”[fn]
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 3:12 - “If I have told you earthly things and you do not believe, how will you believe if I tell you heavenly things?
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 15:40 - There are also celestial bodies and terrestrial bodies; but the glory of the celestial is one, and the glory of the terrestrial is another.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 15:48 - As was the man of dust, so also are those who are made of dust; and as is the heavenly Man, so also are those who are heavenly.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 15:49 - And as we have borne the image of the man of dust, we shall also bear[fn] the image of the heavenly Man.
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 1:3 - Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places in Christ,
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 1:20 - which He worked in Christ when He raised Him from the dead and seated Him at His right hand in the heavenly places,
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 2:6 - and raised us up together, and made us sit together in the heavenly places in Christ Jesus,
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 3:10 - to the intent that now the manifold wisdom of God might be made known by the church to the principalities and powers in the heavenly places,
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 6:12 - For we do not wrestle against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this age,[fn] against spiritual hosts of wickedness in the heavenly places.
Unchecked Copy BoxPhl 2:10 - that at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, of those in heaven, and of those on earth, and of those under the earth,
Unchecked Copy Box2Ti 4:18 - And the Lord will deliver me from every evil work and preserve me for His heavenly kingdom. To Him be glory forever and ever. Amen!
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 3:1 - Therefore, holy brethren, partakers of the heavenly calling, consider the Apostle and High Priest of our confession, Christ Jesus,
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 6:4 - For it is impossible for those who were once enlightened, and have tasted the heavenly gift, and have become partakers of the Holy Spirit,
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 8:5 - who serve the copy and shadow of the heavenly things, as Moses was divinely instructed when he was about to make the tabernacle. For He said, “See that you make all things according to the pattern shown you on the mountain.”[fn]
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 9:23 - Therefore it was necessary that the copies of the things in the heavens should be purified with these, but the heavenly things themselves with better sacrifices than these.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 11:16 - But now they desire a better, that is, a heavenly country. Therefore God is not ashamed to be called their God, for He has prepared a city for them.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 12:22 - But you have come to Mount Zion and to the city of the living God, the heavenly Jerusalem, to an innumerable company of angels,
 
 
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